Biggins Family History

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Biggins Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of the various places in England named with northern Middle English bigging ‘building’ (from Old Norse). This word came to denote especially an outbuilding, and is still used in and around Northumberland and Cumbria.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Higgins, Biglin, Biggs, Riggins, Siggins, Miggins, Wiggins, Bigger

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Biggins Family Origin

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Biggins Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • At School

    17%
  • Builder

    8%
  • Farmer'S Son

    8%

In 1881, the most common Biggins occupation in Canada was Farmer. 67% of Biggins's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Biggins family was Farmer'S Son. Farmer, At School and Builder were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Biggins.

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Biggins Life Expectancy

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